Libya

Country Profile
 

State of Libya
(Dawlat Libya)

Key Facts

Date of Independence:
24 December 1951
Capital City:
Tripoli
Total Area Ranking:
17 of 236 in the World
Population Size Ranking:
103 of 242 in the World
Status:
current

The Country

Geography

Details to be added.

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National History

Summary Narrative History

Timeline – Key Dates in Libya History

Further National Information

BBC News Profile: Libya
wikipedia: Libya
wikipedia: History of Libya

Aviation

Text to be added on the development of aviation in Libya.

Markings

Civil Aircraft Registrations

In the Italian colonial era civil aircraft based in Libya used the I-AAAA to I-ZZZZ, 1929-1951. Upon independence, the sequence 5A-AAA to 5A-ZZZ was adopted.

All-time Libya – civil aircraft register (5A-aaa).
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Aircraft Operators

Military Air Arms

Air Force (Libyan Air Force)
Rebel Aviation (Free Libyan Air Force)

Central Government Agencies

Government Aviation (Government Aviation Unit)
Coast Guard Aviation (Libyan Coast Guard) – no aviation unit

Public Service Aviation

Medical Aviation – an EMS/Rescue helicopter service is provided by the Air Force
Medical Aviation (Libyan Air Ambulance)
Police Aviation (Libyan National Police Air Wing)

Commercial Aviation

Air Libya

wikipedia: Airlines of Libya
The World’s Airlines: Libya

Private Aviation

To be added

Industry

Aircraft Manufacturers

None at present.

Aircraft Maintenance/Repair Depots

None known.

Airfields

Civil Airports & Airfields

Airports in Libya

Military Air Bases & Airfields

Military Air Bases Listing – to be added.

On Show

Aviation Museums

Military Museum, Tobruk

Airshow Dates

Key Airshow Dates

More Information

Aviation-Related Magazines

None known.

Aviation Bibliography

To be added

Web Links

To be added.

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